Google’s projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it’s your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project’s progress and deadlines.
Google products play a pre-eminent role in Google being a leader and driving the internet revolution. Many of these products such as Trader, Maps, YouTube, Android, News, etc. are extremely popular and are defining the way internet is used in several emerging market countries in Africa, Middle-East, Asia and Latin America. The way these products are structured and managed is also distinctly different in emerging markets.
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